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June 17th, 2014
June 17: A Story Time will be held at the Paris Street Park at 10 a.m. today.
Sign up to be a part of some cool science experiments and activities at the New Bremen Library. Every Tuesday during the Summer Reading Program, three sessions will be held at 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Session size is limited. Call 419-629-2158 or stop by to register.
A rocket program will take place at 2 p.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library for grades four through eight.
WAPAKONETA — A Wapakoneta man died as a result of a collision involving a golf cart Monday morning.
According to a report from the Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, at approximately 10:10 a.m., Wilbur L. Hager, 81, of Wapakoneta, was driving a golf cart east on Monroe Road. He reportedly failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Monroe and Conant roads and pulled into the path of a 2014 Jeep Cherokee that was traveling south. The Jeep was being driven by Lu Ann Monroe, 60, of Wapakoneta.
June 16: A movie for all ages will be shown at 11 a.m. today at the St. Marys Community Public Library.
Trim Trend retirees will host a summer party at noon today at Friends Church in Spencerville.
Children 4 and older are invited to get messy with some Hands on Grossology at the FJ Stallo Memorial Library at 2 p.m. today. Call 419-628-2925 or stop by the library to register.
Lego Day at the St. Marys Community Public Library will be held at 2 p.m. today for grades one through three.
MINSTER — From lowering blood pressure to improving the immune system’s function, better health could be one half hour of quiet away.
ST. MARYS — Law enforcement officials continue to investigate the death of an Auglaize County man who was found dead in his home Monday afternoon.
Charles E. Hicks, 53, of Uniopolis, was found dead inside his home after deputies were dispatched to 2 S. Main St., Uniopolis, at 4:30 p.m. Monday for a welfare check. Hicks reportedly was not recently seen by coworkers and friends.
ST. MARYS — Investigators are currently probing a suspicious death in the village of Uniopolis.
According to a news release, deputies from the Auglaize County Sheriff's Office were dispatched at 4:30 p.m. Monday to 2 S. Main St., Uniopolis. A caller requested a welfare check on a 54-year-old, white male because he had not recently been seen by coworkers or friends.
CELINA — An Indiana man was arrested Monday night following a slow-speed pursuit involving a farm tractor.
Mercer County Central Dispatch received a call from Adams County (Indiana) at 8:34 p.m. Monday requesting assistance with trying to stop a Case International 5130 Farm Tractor. Adams County also reported the tractor had struck several vehicles and did property damage while in Indiana. They further reported the operator rammed an Adams County Sheriff’s cruiser while a deputy was trying to get the tractor stopped.
CELINA — An Indiana man died as a result of a collision on U.S. 33 Saturday morning.
According a report from the Mercer County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a 911 call at 11:47 a.m. Saturday reporting a two-vehicle collision along U.S. 33, between Palmer Road and U.S. 127. Adam Hamilton,26, of Fort Wayne, Ind., was driving westbound on U.S. 33 in a 2013 Nissan. Joshua Angel, 35, Fort Wayne, Ind., was driving eastbound on U.S. 33 in a 2003 Volvo.
ST. MARYS — After 35 years of teaching, 25 of them for the St. Marys City School district, special education teacher Bill Widman has spent his last day in the classroom.
The Minster Wildcats have won 4-3 in 10 innings. They advance to Saturday's Division IV state title game. Minster will take on Cuyahoga Heights at 4 p.m. at Firestone Stadium in Akron.